PC specialist???

  confused.. 16:01 02 Oct 2007
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hi im new this forum and not sure if this is the right place to post this thread, i recently have ordered a pc from pc specialist and now i have been reading reviews about them and am in two minds, are they any gud?

please help and thnx in advance

  Marko797 16:03 02 Oct 2007

so who are they and what have u ordered?

  confused.. 16:06 02 Oct 2007

i have ordered

Processor (CPU)
Intel® Core™2 Duo E6750 (2 X 2.66GHz) 1333MHz FSB/4MB L2 Cache

Memory (RAM)
4096 MB CORSAIR XMS2 800MHz - LIFETIME WARRANTY! (4x1GB)

Motherboard
ASUS® P5K SE: DDR2, SATAII, PCI-e x16, 2 PCI, 3 x PCI-e x1

Operating System
64 BIT WINDOWS® VISTA Home Premium (inc CD & License) (£69)

USB Options
8 x USB 2.0 PORTS (6 REAR + 2 FRONT) AS STANDARD

Memory - 1st Hard Disk
320GB SERIAL ATA II HARD DRIVE WITH 8MB CACHE (7200rpm)

2nd Hard Disk
NONE

1st CD/DVD Drive
20x DVD±RW/RAM/Dual Layer + Lightscribe (48 x CD-RW) (£16)

2nd CD/DVD Drive
NONE

Graphics Card
256MB GEFORCE 8500GT PCI Express + DVI + TV-OUT

2nd Graphics Card
NONE

Sound Card
8 Channel Realtek ALC883 High Definition Audio (P5K-SE)

Modem
NONE, I WILL BE USING BROADBAND

Network Facilities
ONBOARD 10/100/1000 GIGABIT LAN PORT

Floppy Disk Drive
1.44MB - 3.5" Floppy Disk Drive

Memory Card Reader
INTERNAL 52 IN 1 CARD READER (READS XD, MS, CF, SD, etc)

Case
Stylish Silver/Black Trident case + 2 front USB

Power Supply & Case Cooling
500W (Peak) Quiet Dual Rail PSU + 120mm Case Fan (£25)

Processor Cooling
SUPER QUIET 19 dBA INTEL CPU COOLER (£14)

Firewire & Video Editing
NONE

TV Card
NONE

Monitor
NONE

2nd Monitor
NONE

DVI Cable
NONE

Keyboard & Mouse
Logitech® Cordless Keyboard & Rechargeable Mouse (Black/Silver) (£34)

Mouse
NONE

Speakers
NONE

Printer
HP PHOTOSMART C4180 ALL-IN-ONE SERIES (£55)

Surge Protection
NONE

Webcam & VoIP
NONE

Media Center Kit
NONE

Anti-Virus
NONE

Office Software
NONE

Warranty
1 Year Return-to-Base incl 1 Year Free Collect & Return: £5

Delivery
Standard Insured Delivery to UK Mainland (Mon-Fri 8am-6pm) (Free)

Price (excluding VAT)
£644.26

Price
£757.00

Order Quantity
1

Bulk discount
£0

Total order price (Ex VAT)
£644.26

Total order Price

£757.00

  Gamer555 17:10 02 Oct 2007

Depends what you want it for really. It's a good setup, but if your wanting the system for gaming the graphics card wont be up to playing the latest games at max settings.

Don't know much about PC specialist but if they are a large company they can't be too bad!

  hastelloy 19:53 02 Oct 2007
  confused.. 10:26 03 Oct 2007

thnx marvin for your reply, has anyone else used pc specialist?

  confused.. 12:19 03 Oct 2007

sorry missed ur comment gamer555, thnx for replyin

  mythman 16:19 03 Oct 2007

Have been very satisfied with mine (similar specs)for last 18 months or so.

Good response to after-service queries too.

  harps1h 16:23 03 Oct 2007

Gamer555

i would back you there on the card issue.
minimum would be the 8800gts 320mb

  confused.. 07:59 04 Oct 2007

sorry should of mentioned, will not be playin any games as not into gaming, makin it future proof

  doc38 12:10 04 Oct 2007

I has a new PC built by them 2/12 ago, no problem so far

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